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Leonidas Sylvanus GARDNER

Leonidas Sylvanus GARDNER

Male 1856 - 1924

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  • Name  Leonidas Sylvanus GARDNER 
    Born  26 May 1856  Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Cemetery  Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Cleveland County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation  Farmer 
    Died  29 May 1924  Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Mitral Insufficiency. Died at 5PM 
    Person ID  I343  myfamilytree
    Last Modified  10 Apr 2010 

    Father  Thomas GARDNER,   b. 1835, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1863, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Jane WILLIAMS,   b. 3 Jan 1829, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1924, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  20 Mar 1855 
    Family ID  F662  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Margaret L EATON,   b. Jan 1859, Lincoln County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1880, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1877 
    Children 
    >1. Thomas Clarence GARDNER,   b. 17 Sep 1877, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1957, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Mary Ellen GARDNER,   b. 11 Jul 1875, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1904, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Sally Josephine GARDNER,   b. 27 Nov 1879, Lincoln County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1954
     4. Minnie C GARDNER,   b. 27 Nov 1879, Lincoln County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1891, Lincoln County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2007 
    Family ID  F635  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mary Angleline WELLMON,   b. 7 Jan 1864, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1927, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  14 Dec 1884 
    Children 
    >1. Cloyd W. GARDNER,   b. 12 Oct 1885,   d. 17 Oct 1959, Durham, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Paris Cleveland "Cleve" GARDNER,   b. 30 Jan 1887, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1974, Chapel Hill, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Vada Royster GARDNER,   b. 15 Feb 1888, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1909, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Infant GARDNER,   b. 21 Apr 1889,   d. 1889
    >5. Zebulan "Zeb" Clifton GARDNER, Sr,   b. 8 Jul 1890, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1962, Fayetteville, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Vernia N C GARDNER,   b. 29 Dec 1891, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1912, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. Dure Belle "Dump" GARDNER,   b. 28 May 1893, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1936, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Cleo GARDNER,   b. 5 Jan 1895,   d. 4 May 1925
    >9. Bryan Sylvester GARDNER,   b. 16 Apr 1896, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1950, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >10. Willie Jane GARDNER,   b. 9 Jul 1897, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1978, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >11. Mildred Myrle GARDNER,   b. 5 Feb 1899, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1952, Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Clonel L. S. GARDNER,   b. 5 Feb 1899,   d. 22 Jul 1899, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. Dollie GARDNER,   b. 28 Mar 1900,   d. 20 Nov 1900
     14. Gladie Marzone GARDNER,   b. 9 Jul 1906,   d. St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Photos
    Leondus and Mary Gardner family
    Leondus and Mary Gardner family
    Last Modified  11 Mar 2009 
    Family ID  F25  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 May 1856 - Cleveland County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - - Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Cleveland County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Mitral Insufficiency. Died at 5PM - 29 May 1924 - Cleveland County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos

    » Slide Show
    Leondus Gardner's back porch
    Leondus Gardner's back porch
    Leondus and Mary Gardner family
    Leondus and Mary Gardner family
    Leondus Gardner and Mary Wellmon
    Leondus Gardner and Mary Wellmon
    Leondus Gardner
    Leondus Gardner

    Census

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    NC, Cleveland, 1870, Gardner
    NC, Cleveland, 1870, Gardner
    Leonidas as a child living with widowed mother Mary Jane and sister. Mary Jane's mother is next door on one side and Leonidas's Aunt Margaret is on the other side. John Gladden, his future wife's grandfather is a few doors down.
    NC, Lincoln, 1880, Gardner
    NC, Lincoln, 1880, Gardner
    Leonidas with first wife Margaret and their family in Lincoln County. Margaret died shortly after the census was taken.
    NC, Cleveland, 1920, Gardner
    NC, Cleveland, 1920, Gardner
    Leonidas and Mary with younger children living together on the home place. Zeb's wife is next door with his brother. Great uncle and cousin are down the road.
    NC, Cleveland, 1860, Gardner
    NC, Cleveland, 1860, Gardner
    Thomas and family before the war. The infant died without a name. Clarrissa was misunderstood by the census taker or became Tirzah.
    NC, Cleveland, 1900, Gardner
    NC, Cleveland, 1900, Gardner
    Leonidas, wife Mary and 11 children living on the farm. The infant was named Dollie and died a few months later. Myrle's twin clonel, died the previous year. They would have another child 6 years later. Mom finally got a break.
    NC, Cleveland, 1910, Gardner
    NC, Cleveland, 1910, Gardner
    Leonidas, Mary and children. Vada's 15 month old daughter is with them.

    Obituaries
    Gardner, Leonadas
    Gardner, Leonadas